Non-Teaching Vacancies — Out-of-hours Care

West Berkshire - Maintained, Academy and Free Schools

Long Lane Primary School logoLong Lane Primary School

Long Lane, Tilehurst, Reading, RG31 6YG
Tel/Fax: 01189427187

After School Club Play Worker

Job-share would be considered
Immediate Start

The Governors of Long Lane Primary School wish to appoint an After School Club Play Worker who will carry out their duties under the direction of our Play Leader.

We are looking for a Play Worker who is able to:

  • Plan, co-ordinate and deliver a variety of activities and games to interest and stimulate the children.
  • Organise the space and resources to create a welcoming, relaxed and informal environment.
  • Establish good relationships with children and parents, interact positively with children, encouraging cooperation and mutual support.
  • Provide a variety of hot and cold light snacks.

Key Criteria:

  • NVQ Level 2 Playwork/Childcare or Level 1 Teaching Assistant or equivalent experience
  • Experience of working with primary aged children in a group setting
  • Ability to communicate effectively with children, families and other staff

Salary: NVQ Level 2 Playwork/Childcare or equivalent = Band D, Point 15 to 20 (£8.70–£9.97 per hour)
            Level 1 Teaching Assistant or equivalent = Band B, Point 7 to 11 (£7.90–£8.19 per hour)

Please contact Sarah Sarsfield via the school office, details above, for an application pack if you are interested in applying. Visits are warmly welcomed.

Applications will be considered upon receipt.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced disclosure is required for appointment to this post.